We are a nonprofit organization 501(C)3 charity recognized as a tax-exempt public charity dedicated in helping brighten children’s lives.
Fresh Start For Our Youth Foundation 1331 Hassell Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
(Tel) (630) 666-6042 (Fax) (800) 827-1201

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Child Sex Abuse & Some Facts To Know

Child Abuse

      Myth 1: Only strangers abuse children sexually  Fact: Danger from strangers is only a small part of the problem. Research evidence world over indicates that in a majority of cases, (up to 85%) the child’s relatives, family, friends or someone…

Holiday Giving

holiday time

Where will you spend your holiday this year?   If you spend it with family or friends around a table piled high with a feast, and maybe followed by a football game, you have much to be thankful for. Every person deserves a safe,…


Mentors help children gain self-confidence, direction and resist negative peer pressure. They give of their time and take these young people to places like ball games, museums, parks and more. Many of these young people may never have had ventured outside of their…

Does My Child Need Therapy?

  Does your teen need help? Tips and Suggestions   You spotted something unusual about your child’s behavior or perhaps saw that your child is being increasingly sensitive about small things. Just about anything that deviates from your child’s usual pattern of emotions,…